Following a recent restructuring, whereby the Financial Director of this successful and expanding SME Manufacturing business will be stepping away from the finance piece to focus on strategic projects, our client are looking for a senior qualified accounting professional to be the finance representative to their Board, and run the day to day accounting operations.
As Senior Financial Controller, you will have overall responsibility for producing accurate and timely management information, as well as management of statutory reporting, including liaison with auditors. The role will require continued improvement of controls, processes and procedures, as well as ad-hoc projects. Cash flow management, compliance with HMRC and tax filings will all be an integral part of this role.
As the Board includes a number of very demanding and challenging individuals, with many years’ experience of operating at Board level with major PLCs between them, the successful candidate will need to be very confident in their recommendations, with a sufficient degree of gravitas and credibility to hold their own in this company. As such, you are likely to have previously operated at a Director level, or as Controller in a larger organisation, be ACA or ACCA qualified, with proven leadership skills and the ability to manage stakeholders at all levels,
Whilst initially joining as Senior Financial Controller, this is very much an acting Finance Director role and in time the expectation will be for you to take on the full Finance Director title.More Details
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a finalist or fully qualified (ACA/ACCA/CIMA) Management Accountant to join the finance team within this well-established, highly reputable business.
As Management Accountant, you will be responsible for ensuring the effective delivery of high quality financial support and information to senior management, Directors and stakeholders within the business.
Your responsibilities will include:
You will be also be involved in the review of new contract sales, engaging regularly with the CFO to identify anomalies whilst ensuring internal controls and systems are effective and efficient.
This position will not initially have any direct reports, however internal changes may take place in the future where team members could report into this position. As a highly numerate, astute accountant you will have strong technical accounting skills, effective verbal and written communication skills, strong business acumen and demonstrable leadership skills. The ideal candidate will be a graduate who has developed in their education and career at an impressive pace.
SAP experience is essential to be considered for this opportunity as this person will be expected to pick up requirements shortly after commencing in this position. This is an exciting opportunity that will provide professional development and long term-career progression.More Details
As a Commercial Financial Analyst, you will be working closely with the Directors of Trading in proactively managing Commercial Gross Margin and liaising with Category Managers to ensure a good understanding of both Margin and Central Income. The ability to identify both future risks and opportunities is key to the role, as is the ability to proactively effectively challenge and influence stakeholders.
Some of the ways in which you will be able to improve cash profit will include:
Our client is looking for a Credit controller to join their team for 3/4 Months, this is an interim contract initially, with the possibility of a permanent appointment at the end of the interim period.
You will be responsible for your own ledger, which will entail high volume calling,
In return for your expertise in dealing effectively with workloads in a busy and sometimes pressurised team, our client offers an excellent working environment, on site parking and career development. If you, or someone you know, would be keen on this role please apply now.More Details
We are currently working closely with a globally recognised brand based in Northamptonshire to recruit for a Factory Accountant with broad, hands-on experience within a factory environment. This business has an impressive history and strong development plans for the future.
As the Factory Accountant, you will ensure accurate reporting of information and produce management reports for their areas of responsibility. You will work very closely with the Factory Manager at the heart of the UK business, driving financial performance.
The Financial Analyst (Factory) will be required to:
This role would suit an individual who is a confident communicator, someone who is pro-active and can take ownership of the required processes. You will be able to work to pressured deadlines and will be able to adapt to changing requirements in the UK market.
You will ideally be CIMA part qualified or qualified with at least 2-3 years experience in a factory environment. You will also be highly skilled in Excel, with some knowledge of various accounting packages and BI tools.More Details
Our client is seeking a Commercial Accountant to join their efficient finance team. The role reports to the Financial Controller and will involve working closely with the client facing team .
The person required for the role will be ACCA or CIMA part-qualified , hold strong Excel skills including Pivot tables and V look ups, be keen, be self-motivated with the ability to work to tight deadlines.More Details
This is an exciting and newly created opportunity to support the Finance Director, and to be responsible for the commercial financial and data analysis for a dynamic and well known organisation in a highly sought after sector.
You will be primarily responsible for the preparation of a number of key reports and will work closely with stakeholders and departments across the business. As Finance Analyst, you will evaluate and analyse a significant amount of information, to enable sound decision making and understanding. You will provide meaningful analysis as well as assisting with running the month-end procedure.
Working closely with the Finance Manager and the rest of the accounts team, your role will include but not be limited to:
This role will suit a Finalist level or newly qualified CIMA or ACCA Accountant who is ambitious and keen to work in a challenging, fast placed environment, where they will be given autonomy and a great opportunity to put their own stamp on the role.More Details
We are delighted to be partnering with a successful and well established organisation in Hemel Hempstead. Due to some internal moves they are currently recruiting for a number of new accounts vacancies, including a Senior Client Accountant.
Reporting into the Head of Client Accounting the Senior Client Accountant will have a client facing role and may be required to attend client meetings in the office or offsite as and when required.
Duties will include the following:
The ideal candidate will probably have three to five years accounting experience and will ideally be part qualified although candidates who are Qualified by Experience will also be considered. Experience preparing a set of accounts is essential for this role.
Our client are keen to interview suitable candidates as soon as possible. An excellent benefits package is on offer including study support if required and our client are keen to promote from within as much as possible.More Details
This is a challenging and rewarding opportunity for an ambitious and collaborative Finance Manager to join a growing and dynamic service sector organisation.
Working as part of the senior management team, and reporting to the owners, the Finance Manager will be responsible for all aspects of financial management, liaising with external auditors and bodies such as HMRC. You will also get involved in management accounting/analysis and will be working closely with operations to get more clarity behind the figures. The role will also cover duties around IT, facilities, HR and operations so has a very broad remit which will be very much involved in helping in all areas of the business.
The Finance Manager role requires a highly organised individual who is confident, and who can manage relationships effectively, both internally and externally. You will need to have advanced IT and strong Excel skills and your responsibilities will include, but not be limited to:
Our client, a well established and successful business, are looking for a Finance Assistant to be based at their offices in Hitchin following recent restructuring within the business.
Reporting into the FP&A Accountant, the Finance Assistant will be mainly responsible for transactional support to the finance team, with key responsibilities including:
The ideal Finance Assistant will have at least 1 years finance experience in a transactional role and will probably be studying AAT, CIMA or ACCA but at early stages. Advanced Excel and IT skills are must, together with the ability to work as part of a team and build relationships at all levels including non-finance colleagues and suppliers.
You will be keen to learn and progress, with a can-do attitude, and as such this role would suit an active studier who is looking for a step up, perhaps coming from a more transactional role and wanting more exposure to financial and management accounts. If this is the case then look no further, this is a great role that will support you with your studies and provide this opportunity. Our client are keen to interview as soon as possible, so if you are keen on this role then please do apply today.More Details